Mathematics Research

Faculty of Arts and Science (Mathematics)
Dr. M. Tuncali, Dr. V. Valov, Dr. A. Karassev, Nipissing University Topology Research Group , NSERC Discovery Grants, 2005-09
Tuncali Project Title: Continuum Theory and Dynamical Systems
Valov Project Title: Dimension Theory and Continuous Selections
Karassev Project Title: Extension Dimension and C*-Algebras

CMS Notes Article (March 2008) by Dean/Tuncali: Undergraduate Students Experience Research Firsthand at Nipissing University

Faculty of Education (Mathematics)

Dr. D. Jarvis (Nipissing University), Dr. Barbi Law (Nipissing University), & Professor Karey McCullough (Nipissing University); Pilot Study involving University, College, and Healthcare Partners (2012-13) Project Title: The Numerate and Critical Thinking Nurse: A Comparison of Nursing Curriculum with Nursing Student, Instructor, and Practicing Nurse Perceptions of Workplace Math and Technology Demands

Dr. D. Jarvis (Nipissing University), Dr. Z. Lavicza (University of Cambridge), & Dr. C. Buteau (Brock University), SSHRC International Opportunities Fund Project Grant, 2008-09; Project Title: Computer Algebra Systems (CAS) in University Instruction: An International Research Study on CAS Usage and Sustainability

Research Website:

First Canadian Computer Algebra- and Dynamic Geometry Systems in Mathematics Education Conference (CCADGME), North Bay, Ontario

CCADGME Conference Website
Dates: September 28-30, 2007
Location: Nipissing University, North Bay, Ontario
Fields Notes CCADGME Report (January 2008)

Dr. R. Wideman, Dr. D. Franks, & Dr. D. Jarvis (Nipissing University), Ontario Ministry of Education (OME) / Elementary Teachers Federation of Ontario (ETFO), 2008-09; Project Title: Teachers Learning Together, The Math Journey, Case study research and faculty support for action research teacher-directed studies in northern Ontario

Cross-Faculty Research (Math & Math Education)
Canadian Mathematics Society Endowment Fund ($2000), 2008-10)
Project Title: NUMERIC Growth: Supporting Mathematics Competitions and a Mathematics Fair in Northern Ontario
Interim Report (October 2009)

SSHRC Aid to Small Univeristies Program Funding, 2006-07
Project Title: NUMERIC Connections--Exploring Parallel Lines of Communication

NUMERIC Connections Event #1: Panel Discussion with Refreshments
Date & Time: 19 January 2007, 7:00 - 10:00 pm
Location: 100 Georges, North Bay, Ontario

NUMERIC Connections Event #2: Panel Discussion with Refreshments
Date & Time: 11 May 2007, 7:00 - 10:00 pm
Location: "Owl's Nest"/Alumni Hall (H102), Nipissing University, North Bay, Ontario

NUMERIC Connections Event #3: Further Connections within Math Education
Date & Time: Tuesday October 2, 2007, 6:45 - 9:30 pm
Location: Room A223, Nipissing University, North Bay, Ontario

Dr. D. Franks, Dr. M. McCabe, & Dr. D. Jarvis, E-Stat and Census @ School Research, Statistics Canada Grant, 2005-07

Mathematics and Mathematics Education Research Centers
Banff International Research Station for Mathematical Innovation & Discovery (BIRS)
Field's Institute for Research in Mathematical Sciences
Centre de Recherches Mathématiques (CRM)
Centre for Education in Mathematics and Computing (CEMC), Univ of Waterloo
Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences (PIMS)
Pi Lab: Research in Mathematics Education, University of Ottawa
Trent Mathematics Education Research Collaborative (TMERC)
Ontario Math Education Research (Sinclair, York)